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Kay Ivey elected Governor of Alabama

Ivey will continue as the governor of Alabama

Posted: Nov. 6, 2018 10:55 PM
Updated: Nov. 7, 2018 11:18 AM

Governor Kay Ivey took the stage in Montgomery to a crowd of cheering supporters Tuesday night after winning the Governor's race.

She beat Tuscaloosa Mayor, Walt Maddox, with about 60% of votes. Ivey addressed her supporters saying, “The people of Alabama have spoken loud and clear: we want to keep Alabama on the right track and keep Alabama working!"

A large crowd was with Ivey as she gave her acceptance speech. She made history becoming the first Republican woman to be elected Governor of Alabama.

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